Prostate Cancer

Prostate cancer is one of the common problems in old age and in certain cases it may need extensive support and close doctor observations which will help in its deterioration. There are certain elders which may need support even for their activities of daily living and at such times a home care service like Healthabove60…

Asthma

Asthma is a disease which occurs in our lungs. Lungs are the organs which are helpful for breathing. We have two lungs in the chest on either side like balloons, containing air. They will take the oxygen inside from the air around us and throw out carbon-di-oxide which is an excretory waste product. The lungs will receive…

Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis refers to a condition of decrease in total bone mass. It is a crippling painful bone disease which majorly causes fractures in postmenopausal women and older adults in general. The loss of bone substance causes the bone to become mechanically weakened and prone to either spontaneous fractures or fractures from minimal trauma. Risk factors:…

Post Operative Nursing Care

Since the world is so fast and likes the simplicity even the healthcare system is growing rapidly and shows more interest on the Short stay surgeries and procedures. No more long stay in the hospital is the recent trend in the healthcare industry and so many hospitals are there which focuses on the short stay procedures…

Home Healthcare-Healthabove60

According to the Census 2011 India has around 90 million elderly. Hence Healthabove60  focuses mainly for the elderly population especially after 60 years of Age in and around Chennai.Presentations of illness in old age are often non-specific and we see a broad range of illnesses particularly paralysis, heart attack, sugar and BP problems and some…